Creating a sweep feature


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Creating a sweep feature

We're now ready to explore the sweep feature in Inventor. We're going to look at a couple of different ways to create a sweep. The first one is going to be from scratch. We're going to create the path, and we're going to create the profile, which we're going to sweep along that path. The other option, which we'll look at in the next video, we'll be using model edges as the path, rather than creating our own. To begin, I'm going to click New on the tool bar, select Standard.ipt as my template, and click Create. As I mentioned, there's two core components that are important to creating a suite feature.

The first is the path. We will begin with that. We will click Create 2D sketch and select the plane to sketch on. And while we are in the sketch environment, we are ready to go ahead and right-click and start our app. No we can use arts, we can use lines, we can use splines, but I am just simply going to use the line tool because I can free arts from within the line comm...

Creating a sweep feature
Video duration: 6m 16s 8h 36m Beginner Updated May 19, 2014

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Creating a sweep feature provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by John Helfen as part of the Inventor 2014 Essential Training

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